Perthshire

Read more about the area. Find our most popular kayaking destinations, listed below. We also added some great places to eat, stay and explore when visiting here. If you have any questions, please CONTACT US.

Kayaking in Perthshire

Welcome to the Heart of Scotland. Some superb lochs and rivers are worth exploring here. From famous places such as River Tay, Loch Tummel, Loch Rannoch to some secluded, remote venues. Go on a slow pace adventure or a multi-day trip, or maybe simply just sit, relax and kayak.

Loch Tay

All year round available

Superb scenery, ancient historical sites and plenty of wildlife. One of the most classic Scottish loch.

From:

£45

Loch Tummel

All year round available

One of the most famous places in Scotland with the Queen's View Point nearby. All year round favour. 

From:

£45

River Ericht

All year round available

Looking for a fast flowing adventure, look no further. White water rapids for kayaks and canoes are great here.

From:

£45

River Tay

Spring - Autumn available

Short, relaxing guided trips or multi-day expeditions are available, nearly 200km to choose from.

From:

£45

River Isla

Spring - Autumn available

A relaxing river trip in the lower section of the Isla. Plenty of amazing wildlife along the way. Two sections available.

From:

£35

Loch Faskally

All year round available

Site, relax and kayak. Located just outside of Pitlochry, the venue is suitable for all age and experience explorers.

From:

£45

Clunie Loch

All year round available

A family-friendly venue. Great if you love history and wildlife. Located between Dunkeld and Blairgowrie

From:

£35

Loch Earn

Autumn - Spring available

A perfect place for the kayak winter wonder when the place is so quiet. Ancient history and great scenery here.

From:

£45

Loch Rannoch

All year round available

Explore the Heart of Scotland. A very remote place, magical full of tales and stories which we will share with you.

From:

£45

Local information

Taste local

Here is our list (easy to save/download/use) of our favourite places to eat well in Perthshire. Enjoy!

Stay longer

Short or long but do stay here to really explore the area well. The places listed here are great. Download, copy, use it.

Explore more

Perthshire is such an amazing place. Outdoor Explore is one of the founding members of Perthshire Adventure (link) where you can find great activities. Check the Visit Scotland page for ideas (link).

Museums

Have a look what Perth Museum has on offer and it's satellite venues and galleries across the shire (link). Stop-by and visit the Scottish Crannog Centre at Loch Tay (link), superb places for all family.

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